LATimes: Weakening Johnson Amendment a “Bad Idea”

LATimes: Weakening Johnson Amendment a “Bad Idea”

Written by Don Byrd The LATimes Editorial Board joined the chorus of those opposed to weakening the federal protection for houses of worship and other nonprofit organizations. In an editorial published on March 6, the board rightly warns that lawmakers are hoping to...
U.S. Supreme Court Asked to Resolve Church Property Dispute

U.S. Supreme Court Asked to Resolve Church Property Dispute

Written by Don Byrd The Diocese of South Carolina has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the state’s Supreme Court and return property awarded to the national Episcopal Church. The dispute, which centers around the Diocese having broken from the church and...